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Agrippa, Marcus Vipsanius

Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (64/3–12 BCE ) was the principal associate of Octavian/ Augustus . Agrippa's family was undistinguished, and he was usually

Akhenaton, King of Egypt

The second son of Amenhotep III and his wife Tiye of the 18th Egyptian Dynasty succeeded his father initially under the name of Neferkheperure-waenre

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Akkadian language

Akkadian refers to the East Semitic language spoken and written in Mesopotamia from about 2400 bce to the Christian era (Huehnergard and Woods 2004 .


( ălsĭbī'Әdēz ), c.450–404 B.C., Athenian statesman and general. Of the family of Alcmaeonidae, he was a ward of Pericles and was for many years a

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Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C.

Alexander was a Macedonian king whose extraordinary military conquests ensured him a lasting place in the annals of war and empire. Despite the

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Amon (Egyptian deity)

Amun was one of the most important deities in ancient Egypt and remains one of the best represented in the surviving material culture. His name means

Anatolian languages

( ăn´´Әtō'lēӘn ), subfamily of the Indo-European family of languages (see The Indo-European Family of Languages , table); the term "Anatolian

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Ancient Greece

Ancient civilization that flourished 2,500 years ago on the shores of the Ionian and Aegean Seas (modern Greece and the west coast of Turkey).

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Ancient Greek Philosophy

Greek philosophy is often taken as synonymous with ancient Western philosophy, or as thought in the age of classical Athens, represented by Socrates,

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Ancient Rome

Ancient Rome was a civilization based on the city of Rome . It lasted for about 800 years. Rome is traditionally said to have been founded as a